Defence Forces personnel lead a "Life less Ordinary". No two days are the same in the lives of our personnel. All aspects of military life are varied and for each member of the Force each day may bring new challenge.
The Information Officer will provide guidance to the general public on matters relating to Defence Forces policy and procedures and will, where appropriate, direct queries, questions and requests to the relevant office holder.
The Defence Forces Press Office is based in Defence Forces Headquarters, Newbridge, Co. Kildare. It is the hub of a network of Regional Press Offices representing the Army, Air Corps, Naval Service, Reserve and all Overseas Units
18th April 2019 - Defence Forces Headquarters
12.00pm - Monday 11th March, 2019
3.30pm - Monday 04th March 2019
Defence Forces Headquarters is the central Operational and Administration hub for the three services of Óglaigh na hÉireann and its here the offices of the General Staff are located.
Óglaigh na hÉireann’ vision is to Strengthen our Nation by inspiring pride and leading excellence.
Currently the Defence Forces is involved in a number of missions throughout the world involving approximately one hundered Personnel from all branches.
DF Family Division supports spouses, partners and parents of Defense Forces Personnel located on the island of Ireland or serving overseas deployment